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  • Non Standard Property issue

    I am getting the following JavaScript error:

    This page uses the non standard property “zoom”. Consider using calc() in the relevant property values, or using “transform” along with “transform-origin: 0 0”.
    I am not using "zoom" anywhere myself, so it must be something from Alpha.

    The messages on the web seem to think this is going to be a bad thing in the long run.

    Is it something I should report to Alpha or not something to worry about?

  • #2
    You may want to open the UX in Xbasic at the bottom next to the Settings tab (not in the Xbasic function section).
    Start at the top of the Xbasic, and opposite click, select Find and put Zoom in the find box.
    Search and see if that shows anything. Perhaps you can find the control associated with the Zoom.
    Most people never look in the Xbasic in the UX, but it can be very instructive.

    Jay Talbott
    Lexington, KY


    • #3
      Doing so finds zoom in there twice:

      .ink.zoom = "50%"
      .map.zoom = "8"

      However, I am not using an ink control or a map control on this page. (Or anything remotely like them.)

      But the message I am getting is in the JavaScript console - it would be in JavaScript, not xbasic, no?


      • #4
        As I understand it, the UX is converted entirely to Xbasic. That includes the javascript, no matter where it is. My suggestion for using the Xbasic was to find the control, since you said you weren't using "zoom" anywhere. Now that you know where it is, does the JS error appear if you temporarily remove that control? I know that the control is necessary for your UX, but this is just a way to determine exactly what is causing the issue. It may require a bug report.

        Jay Talbott
        Lexington, KY


        • #5
          Apparently, those two zoom commands repeat for every single control. Textbox and TextArea so far as I can tell.

          But if I create a new UX and add a couple of controls, those controls do not have the issue. And their xbasic looks quite different from the older controls.

          This UX was created in a much older version of Alpha. I did a recalculate all controls but that isn't doing any good.

          What do I need to do to get these controls setup correctly?


          • #6
            Did you try running "Update UX component to v4.6.1 format" in the bulk operations?


            • #7
              Yes. I did update to 4.6.1 format.